Sixteen Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Working Women Organization
Tuesday, December 9, 2003 - 19:00
Southern Asia
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Human Rights
Sexual and Gender-Based Violence
Initiative Type: 

Like every year, Working Women Organization is organizing the campaign on “Sixteen Days of Activism Against Gender Violence” from November 25 to December 10, 2003. The main purpose of this campaign is to aware, to educate the civil society organization, professionals, trade unions and people to understand that how this curse is badly effecting the women lives and great hindrance for the development of nation. During this campaign WWO put more stress and draw attention to the sensitivity of the issue, and to motivate people to raise their voice against this crime. WWO strongly condemns all kinds of violence and discrimination against women.